Garbine Muguruza beats Sorana Cirstea and Kuznetsova also through
Garbine Muguruza v Sorana Cirstea 6-2 6-2

Garbine Muguruza beats Sorana Cirstea and Kuznetsova also through

09/07/2017

Garbine Muguruza made short work of Sorana Cirstea to cruise into the fourth round of Wimbledon.

The powerful Spaniard was in dominant form and blew her Romanian opponent off the court with a comprehensive 6-2 6-2 win.

And the win came just a day after Mugurza had suffered a culinary disaster, setting off a smoke alarm in her London accomodation.

Veteran Svetlana Kuznetsova was also in impressive form on Saturday, winning with a bagel as she beat Polona Hercog 6-4 6-0.

And Magdalena Ryabrikova had no problems against Lesia Tsurenko, dropping just three games in the match as she raced to a straight-sets win.

Poland's ninth seed, Agnieszka Radwanksa needed all three sets to beat Timea Bacsinszky 3-6 6-4 6-1.

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